National Pet Week

This week, May 2-8, is National Pet Week!  Celebrate by taking your pet for a walk, or by learning more about pets.  Here are some books you can check out at the library:

Birds Boris Caring for Your Pets

Birds : how to choose and care for a bird / Laura S. Jeffrey

Cinco de Mayo

Esta semana, como ya es tradicion, los mexicanos orgullosamente celebramos la historica batalla de Puebla. En 1862, el ejercito mexicano triunfo sobre los invasores franceses en la ciudad de Puebla. Tres veces los franceses  fueron rechazados y  finalmente derrotados. Busque mas informacion sobre la historia de la celebracion del cinco de Mayo visitando nuestra biblioteca. Lea el siguiente titulo:

Arbor Day

Today, April 30, is Arbor Day! Arbor Day was first celebrated more than one hundred years ago, in 1872, and is celebrated here on the last Friday in April. Arbor Day is a day to celebrate and plant trees, and for celebrating the forests. Celebrate Arbor Day by planting a tree at your house, or by learning about trees and forests.  Here are a few books from the library that might help you choose a tree for your yard, and will help you learn more about trees and about Arbor Day.

Earth Day

This Thursday, April 22, is Earth Day!  It is also the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day.  Celebrate by helping the planet in any way you can - plant a tree, save water, recycle paper and plastic.  Check out some of these books from the library about Earth Day: